Clean Plants for your Home

Clean Plants for your Home

The indoor quality of air can be just as affected by our daily actions as the quality outside the house. While we may not be able to control the quality of air outside our house in short period of time, we can do that for our homes and ensure clean breathing air within the house. Some plants have natural air cleaning qualities and can be planted around the house for cleaner and more breathable air.
Here are some plants that you can consider planting in your house.

English Ivy
This plant can survive in small spaces and also survive without too much sunlight and air. Hence you can keep it in rooms that are relatively darker and much deeper inside the house. English ivy can absorb indoor pollutants and make the air cleaner.

Peace Lily
This plant is amongst the few flowering varieties that are capable of surviving year long with low light. However, it does need watering every week and is dangerous for the pets. Peace lily can absorb all the fumes from furniture polishing and other pollutants emitted by the electronics in our house.

Lady Palm
This plant is not just aesthetically pleasing but also has the quintessential air cleansing properties. Lady Palm takes in all the ammonia from the inside atmosphere that is released from cleaners and dyes.

Snake Plant
This plant is ideal for the house because it absorbs carbon dioxide and releases oxygen in the night. Most plants work in the reverse process. You can plant these around the house for clean oxygen.

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